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Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID.NS)

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Power Grid Corporation of India Limited

Saudamini, Plot No. 2
Gurgaon 122001
91 12 4257 1700

IndustryElectric Utilities
Full Time Employees9,775

Key Executives

Mr. Indu Shekhar JhaChairman and Managing Director5.89MN/A58
Mr. R. P. SasmalDirector of Operations and Whole Time Director4.92MN/A59
Dr. Ravi Prakash SinghDirector of Personnel and Whole Time Director5.17MN/A57
Mr. K. SreekantDirector of Fin. and DirectorN/AN/AN/A
M. Krishna KumarExec. Director of Technology Devel.N/AN/A61
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in INR.


Power Grid Corporation of India Limited, a central transmission utility, engages in the transmission of power in India. The company plans, coordinates, supervises, and controls inter-state transmission systems; and operates national and regional power grids. As of July 31, 2016, it owned and operated 1,31,728 circuit kilometres (kms) of transmission lines, and 213 substations with transformation capacity of 2,65,663 mega volt ampere. The company also provides consultancy services in the areas of power transmission, sub-transmission, distribution, load dispatch and communication, grid management, smart grid, and energy efficiency markets. Its consultancy services include system engineering and feasibility studies, environmental and social impact assessment, design and engineering, contract services, project management and construction supervision, owner's and lender's engineer, and other services. Power Grid Corporation of India Limited offers its consultancy services to state owned utilities, private utilities, central public sector undertakings, and government departments in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Congo, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Nepal, Kazakhstan, Kenya, the Kyrgyz Republic, Myanmar, Senegal, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Tanzania, the United Arab Emirates, and Uzbekistan. The company was formerly known as National Power Transmission Corporation Limited and changed its name to Power Grid Corporation of India Limited in October 1992. Power Grid Corporation of India Limited was founded in 1989 and is based in Gurgaon, India.

Corporate Governance

Power Grid Corporation of India Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.